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Meeting Room 3, London

Drummond Gate

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SW1V 2QQ

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THIS IS AN ONS/GSS EVENT ONLY

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This course will provide participants with an introduction to the principles, theory and practise of data linkage. Data linkage is playing an increasing role in producing statistics, to support a wide range of users and uses, through integration of data from multiple sources. The increased use of data sharing and data linkage will be key strategic issues in the next few years.

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By the end of the course, participants will be able to understand:

  • the difficulties involved in data linkage
  • desirable qualities of matching variables
  • how to prepare datasets before matching
  • different types of linkage methods
  • how to link very large datasets
  • how to evaluate the quality of your matches
  • how to link encrypted datasets

Duration: 1 day

Prerequisites: Level 1 - none

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